A minor earthquake magnitude 3.68 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Big Bear Lake in CA. The 3.68-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:40:50 / 12:40 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/08/17 / 2017-08-09 20:40:50 / August 9, 2017 @ 8:40 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.53 km (5 miles). Exact location of event, depth 7.53 km, -116.8853302° West, 34.241333° North. Id of earthquake: ci37730031. Event ids that are associated: ci37730031, nc72865126.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Temecula, San Dimas, Chino Hills (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 57 km (35 miles) from Riverside (c. 303 900 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from San Bernardino (c. 209 900 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Fontana (c. 196 100 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Moreno Valley (c. 193 400 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Rancho Cucamonga (c. 165 300 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Ontario (c. 163 900 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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